Sustainable Practices

Three Bridges School Sustainability – Readington Township (Hunterdon County)

February 15, 2016

At Three Bridges School in Readington, students believe they can save the world. And they plan to do it through sustainability. The elementary school has made a conscious effort to follow sustainable practices, teaching students, staff, parents and the community how to “green” their world and reduce their carbon footprint. These efforts earned the school … Continued

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Natural Sciences Technology – Cape May County Technical School District

  At Cape May County Technical High School, students are learning by helping save ospreys. Working in an outdoor classroom of marsh and inland waterways, with biologists from the state Division of Fish, Game and Wildlife, students have helped gather essential information on the county’s osprey population. Students monitor a particular area of the salt … Continued

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Margate Schools’ Garden – Margate (Atlantic County)

At the Tighe School in Margate, students and their families are cultivating their knowledge about sustainability, and putting roots down in the community, by growing a vegetable garden. The garden was started in 2006 by a local restaurateur and community activist, and was awarded a grant by the New Jersey Agricultural Society. A group of … Continued

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Twelve Years of Shared Services: The Best Educational Services, with Substantial Financial Savings – Passaic County Manchester Regional High School and Haledon – (Passaic County)

January 2015 was a milestone in Passaic County’s Manchester Regional High School and Haledon Public School Districts. The month marked the midpoint, of the 12th year, that the two districts have shared a superintendent and business administrator. To say the two districts are pleased with the arrangement is an understatement. Over the years, the shared … Continued

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Twelve Years of Shared Services: The Best Educational Services, with Substantial Financial Savings – Passaic County Manchester Regional High School and Haledon – (Passaic County)

February 12, 2016

January 2015 was a milestone in Passaic County’s Manchester Regional High School and Haledon Public School Districts. The month marked the midpoint, of the 12th year, that the two districts have shared a superintendent and business administrator. To say the two districts are pleased with the arrangement is an understatement. Over the years, the shared … Continued

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